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Mary Wynne (Jones)

Birthplace: Prince George County, Virginia
Death: Died in Henrico, Virginia
Place of Burial: Henrico, Virginia, United States
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Capt. Peter Jones and Margaret Cocke
Wife of Maj. Joshua Wynne
Mother of Peter Wynne; Margaret Goodrich; Mary Worsham; Joshua Wynne; Robert Wynne and 4 others
Sister of William Jones; Capt. Richard Jones, III; Abraham Wood Jones; Captain Peter Jones Sr. and Margaret Feagan
Half sister of Thomas Jones; Martha Goode; John Jones; Wood Jones; Ann Jones and 1 other

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About Mary Wynne

Mary Jones was the daughter of Major Peter Jones and Margaret "Wood" Powell. Margaret Powell's step-father, General Abraham Wood was the head of Virginia's fur trade under Royal Governor Sir William Berkeley and was the official who negotiated the British fur trade with the Cherokee Nation.

Wife of Joshua Wynne ~ married July 16, 1685, Charles City Co., VA.

Mary and her family were mentioned in the Will of her mother Margaret Wood Jones Cocke.


Mary was born: 1668 in Charles City Co., Virginia, the daughter of Captain Peter Jones and Margaret Wood. Mary died ca 1709 in Henrico Co., Virginia.

After the death of his wife Mary, Joshua married Frances (Anderson) Herbert Cocke, widow of Thomas Cocke. Her father was John Anderson.

Joshua was killed by Indians in revenge after his servant killed one of their "Great Men". Joshua died in Nov of 1715 in Dinwiddie Co., Virginia.

The children of Joshua Wynne and Mary Jones were

  • (1) Peter Wynne (c.1690-1738), who married Frances Anderson, the daughter of John Anderson;
  • (2) Mary Wynne (c. 1692-1725), who married John Worsham, the son of John Worsham and Phoebe Burton;
  • (3) Margaret Wynne (c. 1694-1729), who married Edward Goodrich, the son of Charles Goodrich;
  • (4) Joshua Wynne, who married Mary;
  • (5) Robert Wynne, who married Frances;
  • (6) Frances Wynne; and,
  • (7) William Wynne (1705-1778), who married Frances. .


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Mary Wynne's Timeline

Prince George County, Virginia
July 6, 1685
Age 17
Prince George Co, VA
Age 20
Jordans Parish, Prince George, Virginia, USA
Age 22
Northampton, North Carolina, United States
Age 24
Virginia, United States
Age 29
Prince George, Virginia
Age 32
Age 37
Monks Creek, Dinwiddie County, Province of Virginia, (Present USA)
August 12, 1718
Age 50
Henrico, Virginia